Rear-End Collision @ 11.4 Mph

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Rear-End Collision 1st June 2005

Vauxhall Cavalier

Mass = 1284 kg (incl. occupant)
Impact speed = 11.4 mph (5.1 m/s)
Final speed = 6.9 mph (3.1 m/s)
∆v = 4.5 mph (2.0 m/s)

Rover Metro

Mass = 810 kg (no occupant)
Initial speed = 0 mph
Final speed = 7.1 mph (3.2 m/s)
∆v = 7.1 mph (3.2 m/s)
Mass ratio = bullet mass/target mass = 1.59

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